Windows 7/2000 - Adding a Color Printer via the Color Print Server

These instructions are for faculty and staff. 
Students who need to print a document should go to one of the public labs.

  1. Go to Start -> Run
  2. Type \\fileserver1\Software\Windows\Printing
  3. Click "OK"

Run pic 

  1. Decide which method of printing you will be using:
  2. LibraryPublicPrinters - when you print, it will queue the job until you go to Print Release Station, logon, OK the job and are charged at that time.
  3. Color-DirectPrint - will print directly to the printer after you OK the charges via a dialog box.

PrintingScreen PIc

  1. Double click on the application with the desired printer name to being installing. Applications ending with "for_W2K" will work for Windows 7 computers, while applications ending in "for_x64" will work for Windows 7.

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  1. After installation is complete, click Finish.


  1. The printer will then be accessible from the start menu, in the Devices and Printers Folder

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